Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance
Details of Disappearance
On June 17th, 2000 the nephew of Gerald Bingham reported him as missing. He was last seen by neighbors on June 8th, 2000. Neighbors had seen him leave his residence around 2 AM that day. Bingham had previously told the neighbors that he would be going to Talahina, Oklahoma to visit and would return home at 5:30 am that same day. Bingham left in his 1998 maroon Buick Regal. That vehicle was later located on Cavanal Mountain near Poteau, OK. A witness told authorities that he had given Bingham a ride to a nearby community but had taken him back to Cavanal Mountain and dropped him off. He was in possession of a 22 caliber handgun with the serial# AT039253.
If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
Fort Smith Police/Criminal Investigations Division
Fort Smith Police Department